LaGrange receives $100,000 grant from Phillips 66

Published: Oct. 28, 2014 at 9:22 PM CDT|Updated: Dec. 27, 2014 at 10:22 PM CST
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LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - LaGrange High has received a $100,000 grant from Phillips 66 to update the school's science labs.

School officials showed off the state-of-the-art equipment, materials and supplies Tuesday morning.

"It's very exciting to be in a lab here today," said Calcasieu Parish Superintendent Karl Bruchhaus. "Phillips 66 has been a great partner and has provided an opportunity for LaGrange High School to have a few things that no other high school that I'm familiar with has the benefit of."

Teachers and students conducted hands-on experiments to demonstrate the new equipment.

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